Lawsuit Claims Audi's Sunroofs Have Defective Drainage Systems

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A poorly drawn blue box shows water damage to a car's headliner

There's a serious defect with VW Group's panomaric sunroofs. So when are they going to do something about it?

A class-action lawsuit filed in New Jersey says a difference in the expansion rate between the plastic water channels and steel reinforcement plates may cause stress cracks to occur at the edges of the reinforcement plates.

Those cracks are more than enough to allow water to leak into the car's interior which soaks the headliner and can cause a dangerous amount of interior condensation while driving.

But, worst of all, the lawsuit says the water can damage sensors and has even caused vehicles to suddenly brake in the middle of the road.

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